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Riboflavin Deficiency Summary

Description: A dietary deficiency of riboflavin causing a syndrome chiefly marked by cheilitis, angular stomatitis, glossitis associated with a purplish red or magenta-colored tongue that may show fissures, corneal vascularization, dyssebacia, and anemia. (Dorland, 27th ed)

Also Known As: Deficiency, Riboflavin; Deficiencies, Riboflavin; Riboflavin Deficiencies

Networked: 273 relevant articles (2 outcomes, 20 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Riboflavin Deficiency

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Riboflavin (Vitamin B2) : 1 outcome 7 studies in 74 results : FDA 8 Generic
  2. Acetaminophen (Paracetamol) : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 409 Generic
  3. Iron : 5 studies in 24 results : IBA
  4. Glutathione Reductase (Glutathione-Disulfide Reductase) : 3 studies in 38 results : IBA
  5. Flavin-Adenine Dinucleotide (FAD) : 2 studies in 10 results : IBA
  6. Acid Phosphatase : 2 studies in 4 results : IBA
  7. Muramidase (Lysozyme) : 2 studies in 2 results : IBA
  8. Complement C3 (C3 Complement) : 2 studies in 2 results : IBA
  9. Glutathione (Reduced Glutathione) : 1 study in 13 results : IBA
  10. Enzymes : 1 study in 12 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Riboflavin Deficiency

  1. Body Weight (Weight, Body)
  2. Hyperbilirubinemia
  3. Vitamin B 6 Deficiency (Pyridoxine Deficiency)
  4. Malaria
  5. Multiple Acyl Coenzyme A Dehydrogenase Deficiency
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Key Therapies for Riboflavin Deficiency

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  1. Phototherapy (Light Therapy) : 1 study in 4 results
  2. Lenses : 2 results
  3. Adrenalectomy : 2 results
  4. Intraperitoneal Injections : 1 result
  5. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 1 result

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